Lou Hattersley

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Lou is a former Editor of Macworld and an Apple specialist, publishing books on everything from the Mac operating system to the iPad and iPhone.

Articles by Lou Hattersley

Apple timeline in pictures and video

Apple timeline in pictures and video

We're celebrating 30 years of the Mac this year with our visual guide to the last thirty years at Apple

We're celebrating 30 years of the Mac this year with our visual guide to the last thirty years at Apple

11 Sep 14

Using QuickType and Swype keyboards in iOS 8

Using QuickType and Swype keyboards in iOS 8

Get a better keyboard for your iPhone and iPad: learn all about QuickType and Swype coming in iOS 8

Get a better keyboard for your iPhone and iPad: learn all about QuickType and Swype coming in iOS 8

03 Sep 14

How to get free Apple stuff

How to get free Apple stuff

The best sources of free Apple and iTunes music, films and books

The best sources of free Apple and iTunes music, films and books

31 Aug 14

Best Mac for gaming

Best Mac for gaming

We look at the best Apple Macs for playing games: this is the Mac you need to get for gaming

We look at the best Apple Macs for playing games: this is the Mac you need to get for gaming

30 Aug 14

iPhoto for Mac tips: tips for organising and editing your photos on a Mac

10 amazing iPhoto tips

iPhoto for Mac tips and tricks to help you to manage your photo library and create astonishing images

iPhoto for Mac tips and tricks to help you to manage your photo library and create astonishing images

29 Aug 14

10 amazing tips and tricks for using iTunes on the Mac

10 iTunes tips and tricks

Get more out of Apple's iTunes music software with these amazing tips

Get more out of Apple's iTunes music software with these amazing tips

28 Aug 14

Best Mac for app development

Best Mac for app development

Which Mac should you buy to develop apps? We Look at the best Apple Mac for Swift development

Which Mac should you buy to develop apps? We Look at the best Apple Mac for Swift development

27 Aug 14

Best Apple gadgets for school

Best Apple gadgets for school

Make school fun with this amazing selection of Apple kit, gadgets and accessories

Make school fun with this amazing selection of Apple kit, gadgets and accessories

26 Aug 14

Best Mac for Students

Best Mac for Students

Wondering which Mac to buy for college or university? We evaluate what's on offer

Wondering which Mac to buy for college or university? We evaluate what's on offer

25 Aug 14

10 amazing tips and tricks to become a Safari for Mac power user

10 amazing tips for Mac Safari

Apple Safari is the most powerful web browser for Mac. These amazing tips reveal the powerful secrets inside Mac Safari

Apple Safari is the most powerful web browser for Mac. These amazing tips reveal the powerful secrets inside Mac Safari

24 Aug 14

10 amazing Mac OS X Yosemite features

10 amazing Yosemite features

The 10 best new features found in Apple’s upcoming Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite operating system

The 10 best new features found in Apple’s upcoming Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite operating system

22 Aug 14

10 amazing iMovie for Mac tips: advanced video editing tricks Apple's iMovie

10 amazing iMovie tips

Create fantastic home movies on your Mac with these iMovie tips and tricks

Create fantastic home movies on your Mac with these iMovie tips and tricks

21 Aug 14

10 amazing tips to make you better at Apple Keynote for Mac

10 amazing Apple Keynote tips

Create stunning presentations with these 10 superb Mac OS X Keynote tips and tricks

Create stunning presentations with these 10 superb Mac OS X Keynote tips and tricks

20 Aug 14

10 amazing tips to make you better at Numbers for Mac

10 amazing Numbers for Mac tips

The greatest tips and tricks for using Apple's Numbers for Mac OS X

The greatest tips and tricks for using Apple's Numbers for Mac OS X

19 Aug 14

Set up Parental Controls in Mac OS X

Set up Parental Controls in Mac OS X

Parental Controls can help you keep an eye on your child's computer activity

Parental Controls can help you keep an eye on your child's computer activity

18 Aug 14

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iOS 8 release date, new features and compatibility: Free to download from 6pm

iOS 8 release date, new features and compatibility: Free to download from 6pm

Why local multiplayer gaming is rapidly vanishing: we look at the demise of split-screen and LAN game modes

Why local multiplayer gaming is rapidly vanishing: we look at the demise of split-screen and LAN...

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iPhone 6 vs iPhone 6 Plus: Which new iPhone 6 model should I buy?

iPhone 6 vs iPhone 6 Plus: Which new iPhone 6 model should I buy?

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